The Florida Gators and the Ole Miss Rebels are set to square off in an SEC matchup at 7 p.m. ET on Monday at The Pavilion at Ole Miss. Ole Miss is 9-9 overall and 8-3 at home, while the Gators are 12-6 overall and 1-2 on the road. This game was originally scheduled for Dec. 29, but it was postponed due to COVID-19 issues.
The Gators are favored by five points in the latest Ole Miss vs. Florida odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while the over-under is set at 133.5. Before entering any Florida vs. Ole Miss picks, you'll want to see the college basketball predictions from the model at SportsLine.
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- Ole Miss vs. Florida spread: Florida -5
- Ole Miss vs. Florida over-under: 134 points
What you need to know about Ole Miss
Ole Miss has lost four straight games and six of its last seven after losing in a 78-60 final against rival Mississippi State on Saturday. The Rebels are currently without leading scorer Jarkel Joiner due to a back injury. Matthew Murrell has stepped up in his place, scoring in double figures in five of his last six games.
Murrell has been knocking down 3-pointers at a high clip, making 30 of his 75 attempts. Freshman guard Daeshun Ruffin is scoring 11.0 points and dishing out 3.6 assists per game, while senior center Nysier Brooks is adding 9.5 points and 8.1 rebounds. Ole Miss has covered the spread in five of its last six home games against Florida.
What you need to know about Florida
Florida will be looking to extend its three-game winning streak following a 61-42 blowout over Vanderbilt on Saturday. Leading scorer and rebounder Colin Castleton has now missed consecutive games due to a shoulder injury. He is questionable to return for Monday's game.
Backup Jason Jitoboh stepped up in Castleton's place on Saturday, scoring eight points and grabbing 10 rebounds in a career-high 27 minutes. The Gators held Vanderbilt to 3 of 22 shooting from the floor in the second half. They have won six of their last eight games against Ole Miss.
How to make Florida vs. Ole Miss picks
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